Shadows Of Emmett Till

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A Photo Book with two book blocks. The first “book” showcases archival images of Jim Crow times, Emmett Till, his funeral, the trial of Roy Bryant and J.W. Milam and of selected Civil Rights images related to Emmett Till. The second and larger “book” introduces Bob Newman’s contemporary photographs of the Mississippi Delta and includes images of what remains from Emmett Till’s time. W. Ralph Eubanks and Bob Newman have contributed essays providing context for the photographs, which are accompanied by poems (Kevin Young and Patricia Smith) and maps (David Atkinson) of the Mississippi Delta.

Available in December 2022 on this website (, and in select bookstores and online bookstores in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia.

North American Publicity: Mary Bisbee Beek, [email protected]. Kehrer Verlag – European Publicity: Barbara Karpf, [email protected]